Application to alter your home

We understand that you may want to make certain alterations to your home, however first you will be required to gain permission from Saxon Weald.

 

Alteration requests can be made below and in some cases permission will be granted automatically if certain conditions are met. Please complete the section with your details and tick the conditions that you agree to.

 

If your proposal is not listed below you will need to complete this form to request permission to do any works or make any alterations to your home.

 

Dropped Kerb:

A licence is required to create a dropped kerb, or widen an existing one, in front of your drive or hardstanding. For more information click here.

 

Shared Owner/Leaseholders:

As a shared owner or leaseholder you must obtain our permission before you undertake improvements to your home.  For more information click here.

 

Please note:

Alteration requests can be made below. In some cases, permission will be granted automatically if certain conditions are met. However, if your rent account is in arrears, permission will not be granted.



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Permissions

Installing a cat flap

Cat flap

Installing a satellite dish

Satellite dish

Putting up a shed

Shed

Your details

Address

Additional files

Cat flap conditions

We are happy to grant permission for the installation of a cat flap on agreement of the below conditions:

Your tenancy allows you to keep pets in the property.

The cat flap will lead into a garden or outside space and not into a communal hallway.

The cat flap will be fitted into a wooden door or a UPVC panel (if any glass panels are removed, they must be kept and be replaced upon the end of your tenancy).

All work will be carried out by a competent tradesperson, whom is suitably insured should Saxon Weald need to recover any costs following damage to the property.

Upon the end of your tenancy, should any fault be found in the structure of the property as a result of the proposed work, you will be held liable for the cost of any remedial works.

Saxon Weald will not incur any expense arising directly or indirectly from the proposed works.

You accept responsibility for all future maintenance in respect of the proposed alterations.

Permission is granted subject to the proviso that we do not receive any complaints from your neighbours or other residents in respect of their homes or any services their homes may receive or any restriction of access to them as a result of the works.

The terms of your tenancy agreement with us are not changed in any way as a result of this permission. You must continue to comply with all the terms of your tenancy agreement as usual.

I have read and agree to the above Terms and Conditions

I have uploaded documentation, including plans and photos/drawings in support of this application.

Installing a satellite dish

We are happy to grant permission for the installation of a satellite dish on the side of your property on agreement of the below conditions:

There is the possibility you may need to obtain planning permission from your local council's planning department. Please take the time to read through the booklet to see what you need to consider.

All work will be carried out by a competent tradesperson, whom is suitably insured should Saxon Weald need to recover any costs following damage to the property.

Upon the end of your tenancy, should any fault be found in the structure of the property as a result of the proposed work, you will be held liable for the cost of any remedial works.

Saxon Weald will not incur any expense arising directly or indirectly from the proposed works.

You accept responsibility for all future maintenance in respect of the proposed alterations.

Permission is granted subject to the proviso that we do not receive any complaints from your neighbours or other residents in respect of their homes or any services their homes may receive or any restriction of access to them as a result of the works.

The terms of your tenancy agreement with us are not changed in any way as a result of this permission. You must continue to comply with all the terms of your tenancy agreement as usual.

You must read and agree to the terms and conditions above and listed in the guidance booklet.

I have read and agree to the above Terms and Conditions

I confirm that I have checked with my local authority and have in place the required planning permission.

I have uploaded a copy of the planning permission consent form and any other required local authority conditions, and documentation, including plans and photos/drawings in support of this application.

Putting up a shed conditions

We are happy to grant permission to put up a shed on agreement of the below conditions:

Saxon Weald will not incur any expense arising directly or indirectly from the proposed works.

Your garden isn't a communal garden.

In carrying out the proposed works you do not compromise the fire safety of your home or your neighbours properties.

Any required electrical work will be carried out by an approved electrician, and on completion the minor works electrical certificate and warranty information must be sent to Saxon Weald.

Any electrical work must be carried out in accordance with the IEE Wiring Regulations 17th Edition to BS 7671:2008.

All work is carried out in accordance with all relevant Health & Safety Regulations.

You accept responsibility for all future maintenance in respect of the proposed alterations.

You accept responsibility for any additional costs involved in accessing building elements above or underground services below the construction for the purpose of repair, maintenance, replacement or inspection.

The terms of your tenancy agreement with us are not changed in any way as a result of this permission. You must continue to comply with all the terms of your tenancy agreement as usual.

I have read and agree to the above Terms and Conditions

I have uploaded documentation, including plans and photo/drawings in support of this application.

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Thank you for your Permissions request. Saxon Weald will be in contact with a response within the next two weeks.

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